Mike has a distinguished 25-plus year career in real estate, where he has established a repertoire of relationships with owners, occupiers and real estate professionals both locally and nationwide. He has significant experience in new business development, building and implementing targeted client-centric strategies and adding value to some of Chicago’s most recognizable assets.
He joined Transwestern from J.F. McKinney and Associates, where he served on the firm’s management committee and was responsible for new business development and client service. While there, Mike oversaw the leasing and marketing of the 1.5 million-square-foot Hyatt Center development, and the repositioning of several large projects for clients including Bank of America, BP Amoco, Bank One, G.E. Investments and Gramercy. He secured many large downtown transactions including Mayer Brown, Aon and Morningstar. Previously, Mike served at LaSalle Partners (now JLL) as the downtown Regional Leasing Director, where he led a team responsible for leasing downtown Chicago office projects.